O'Hara, Burton, Mueller & More Set for NY Phil's CAROUSEL, 2/27-3/2
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Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel
FIVE DAYS ONLY
Feb 27-March 2
"If I Loved You," June Is Bustin' Out All Over," and the stirring "Carousel Waltz" - these are just a few of the many joys of the musical TIME magazine called, "The Best of the 20th Century."
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Carousel tells the bittersweet story of carnival barker Billy Bigelow's romance with mill worker Julie Jordan through Richard Rodgers's unforgettable music and Oscar Hammerstein's II's eloquent lyrics and dialogue.
Popular Philharmonic Favorites Nathan Gunn and Kelli O'Hara are reunited as Billy and Julie in this iconic box office hit which ran on Broadway for 890 performances and Metropolitan Opera star Stephanie Blythe, "a force of nature" (The Washington Post), appears the cast as Nettie Fowler, singing the affecting "You'll Never Walk Alone."
Rodgers & Hammerstein's CAROUSEL
Music by Richard Rodgers
Book and Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II
Rob Fisher, Conductor
John Rando, Director
New York Philharmonic
Kelli O'Hara, Julie Jordan
Nathan Gunn, Billy Bigelow
Stephanie Blythe, Nettie Fowler
Shuler Hensley, Jigger Craigin
Jason Danieley, Enoch Snow
Jessie Mueller, Carrie Pipperidge
with Kate Burton, Mrs. Mullin
and John Cullum, Starkeeper/Dr. Seldon
Choreographed by Warren Carlyle
Set Design by Allen Moyer
Lighting Design by Ken Billington
Costume Design by David Woolard
Sound Design by Peter Fitzgerald
Wed Feb 27 7:30 PM
Thu Feb 28 7:30 PM
Fri Mar 1 8:00 PM
Sat Mar 2 2:00 PM
Sat Mar 2 8:00 PM
For more information, call (212) 875-5656 or go to nyphil.org/carousel These performances are generously supported by Mr. and Mrs. Harold Mitchell.
There is a $2.50 facility fee and $5.50 processing fee per ticket. Avery Fisher Hall Box Office Hours: Monday-Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 12-5pm. Program, artists, dates, and prices subject to change. Internet tickets must be purchased at least 3 hours prior to concert time.